There historical female military leaders are here to kick butt and chew bubble gum, and they're all out of bubble gum.
Things We Saw Today: “Bread Beds” Are a Real Thing That Really Exist
by Rebecca Pahle | 5:00 pm, August 27th, 2013
Want to sleep in a cloth-and-stuffing version of pastry? Bread beds in various styles can be purchased at Japanese store Felissimo. Don’t want to sleep in a cloth-and-stuffing version of pastry? Get out of my sight, you heathen! (Laughing Squid)
- Welp, it’s almost the end of Armpits4August. What, you don’t know what that is? Via The Frisky, it’s a female-oriented version of Movember that encourages ladies to grow out their armpit hair. All funds raised benefit the fight against PCOS, or polycystic ovary syndrome.
- Geekosystem tells us about a British man who was woken up by a fox that had crawled into his bed and started to snuggle. Lucky son of a gun. Speaking of Geekosystem, they’re looking for a full-time science writer. Think that person should be you? Head over to the job listing and apply.
Have a geeky girl in your family? Or maybe you are a geeky girl, or a geeky adult petite enough to fit into kid’s clothing? Check out A Mighty Girl, “The world’s largest collection of books, toys and movies for smart, confident, and courageous girls.” If only this T-Rex shirt of theirs came in my size.
- Jill was quoted in two USA Today articles, one on the lack of female-led superhero movies and the other on Ben Affleck‘s Batman casting.
- The War Over Free Speech, Harassment, and Trolls Hits Another Social-Media Site (Mother Jones)
Warner Bros. has tapped artist/designer Lauren Moshi for a new line of clothes featuring Wonder Woman, Batgirl, Supergirl, and more. One example is above; for others, head to License! Global. (via DC Women Kicking Ass)